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Forum: Reloading Bench 01-05-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,631
Posted By herd48
Jim I have a local friend that has 6 Stars set...

Jim I have a local friend that has 6 Stars set up. And a couple of extras for parts. Nice machines. My only experience is admiring his.
Forum: Reloading Bench 07-08-2019, 05:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 992
Posted By herd48
Have you compared the measurements of a loaded...

Have you compared the measurements of a loaded round from each press? Find the difference in the rounds loaded on your single stage vs dillon. That should tell you what you need to know. Is oal...
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-28-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,232
Posted By herd48
I have some loads for 308 using LaPua bullets,...

I have some loads for 308 using LaPua bullets, that outshoot my Sierra loads in similar weights. So Sierra and LaPua are my go to bullets for 308.
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-28-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By herd48
USMM guy. Great luck on the zeiss. I always...

USMM guy. Great luck on the zeiss.

I always include Varget as an option when working up rifle loads. 223 up to and including some of the magnums. The Unique of rifle powders. I always have an 8#...
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-23-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,831
Posted By herd48
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Forum: Reloading Bench 04-17-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,950
Posted By herd48
Check out buffalo bore outdoorsman. Buffalo bore...

Check out buffalo bore outdoorsman. Buffalo bore tested this ammo from a 5”colt. Pretty impressive velocity and energy. Several bullet weights available.

** should have read the above post lol.
Forum: Reloading Bench 03-30-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 834
Posted By herd48
Heavy for caliber lead loads are often used for...

Heavy for caliber lead loads are often used for bowling pin competitions. Usually full size all steel 1911s.
There have been numerous threads on this in past years. You may be able to find them in...
Forum: Reloading Bench 02-17-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,018
Posted By herd48
We used to have a member who used to say “bolt it...

We used to have a member who used to say “bolt it to the center of the earth.”
Any movement is not good if you’re using any type of progressive. It will cause inconsistency in powder throws. And if...
Forum: Reloading Bench 01-30-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,385
Posted By herd48
The drum type measures work better ime with...

The drum type measures work better ime with extruded powders. Most of the drums have fairly sharp edges that cut the powder. This cutting of powders (like Varget) has never prevented me from getting...
Forum: Reloading Bench 01-30-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,138
Posted By herd48
Amen. My taper crimp dies havenít been...

Amen. My taper crimp dies havenít been changed/adjusted in many years. In fact the only die adjusted is seating die. For different Bullets.
Forum: Reloading Bench 01-30-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,385
Posted By herd48
I think a good question is, what are you loading...

I think a good question is, what are you loading for. And what are you loading on? Even what kind of shooting are you doing? There are a variety of “acceptable “ tools and methods. Some better for...
Forum: Reloading Bench 11-14-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,332
Posted By herd48
Unique has been a go to powder for reduced loads...

Unique has been a go to powder for reduced loads for many years. I load 240gr lswc mostly. No 200gr. But plenty of data using unique.
Forum: Reloading Bench 11-07-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,281
Posted By herd48
Yes, of course. Lol.

Yes, of course. Lol.
Forum: Reloading Bench 11-06-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,281
Posted By herd48
The data in manuals is only a reference. It tells...

The data in manuals is only a reference. It tells you what velocity they got out of their equipment. Universal receivers in many cases. Or long barrels. Barrels longer than many of us will use. They...
Forum: General Rifles and Shotguns 10-30-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,449
Posted By herd48
And now Hornady is introducing the new 6.5 PRC....

And now Hornady is introducing the new 6.5 PRC. More velocity than the creedmore for longer precision shooters and some hunters. Larger action of course.
Forum: Reloading Bench 10-27-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 884
Posted By herd48
I have limited experience with 700x. I bought a...

I have limited experience with 700x. I bought a 5# can. Yes 5# in metal can. Older stuff from years ago. I liked how it performed with 200gr lswc. I loaded 4.8 and 5.0 grs. I did not chrono back...
Forum: Reloading Bench 10-23-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,138
Posted By herd48
Around 2008 when panic set in and primers were...

Around 2008 when panic set in and primers were almost impossible to find, I loaded a lot of 9mm with small rifle primers. In my guns, with my loads I made two observations. First, I gained about 50...
Forum: Reloading Bench 10-16-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,124
Posted By herd48
I agree with being sensitive. In years past weíve...

I agree with being sensitive. In years past weíve had some members that found setting them up difficult. They can be. At least my older, 12 years old or so, ones can be. But I like them a lot. I use...
Forum: Reloading Bench 09-17-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,502
Posted By herd48
Robert at Penn Bullets makes a quality lead...

Robert at Penn Bullets makes a quality lead Bullet. I’ve loaded many 200gr lswc from him. Nice fella too.
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-28-2018, 08:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 562
Posted By herd48
Hornady makes a new rechargeable tool that is...

Hornady makes a new rechargeable tool that is inexpensive and works quite well. I use a Dillon 1200 trimmer for 223 & 308. The hornady tool works and is quick.
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-28-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,364
Posted By herd48
If it was me, I resize any brass that I've pulled...

If it was me, I resize any brass that I've pulled bullets from. When you seated the bullet you expanded the brass to some degree. Bullet retention which is primarily derived from sizing may not be...
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-14-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,458
Posted By herd48
I agree. Actually, I've found Lee pins to be some...

I agree. Actually, I've found Lee pins to be some of the stoutest.
Forum: Reloading Bench 04-12-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,458
Posted By herd48
Except in rare occasions, I have always started...

Except in rare occasions, I have always started with Lee dies as a base set up. I have added specialty dies when needed.
I still have the first set of Lee 45acp dies I bought in 1984. I purchased a...
Forum: Reloading Bench 03-27-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By herd48
Is it safe to assume it raised the point of...

Is it safe to assume it raised the point of impact? Interesting for sure.
Forum: Reloading Bench 03-18-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,248
Posted By herd48
+1. Plated always for accuracy. Of course,...

+1. Plated always for accuracy. Of course, accuracy is subjective. I've known Rod for many years. I have an idea of what accuracy means to him.
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